New Study Finds Babies Breastfed Longer Are More Intelligent

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We know that breastfeeding your baby has an abundance of benefits including increasing your baby’s immunity, reduced ear infections, lower risk for asthma, lower chance of developing type 1 and type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol later in life and much more. Bottom line – it’s good for your baby. However, there has long been a debate about… Read More

Cute Pregnancy Announcements!

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Who doesn’t love a good “We’re Expecting!” announcement? They can be hysterical, heart warming, or just plain cute, but they all have one thing in common: making everyone so emotional! Whether it’s your first or your fifth baby, we’ve rounded up some cute announcements that would be fun to duplicate! All you need for this… Read More

Bugaboo Previews Van Gogh Special Edition Bee3

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Famous for their gorgeous designer collaborations, Bugaboo debuted their latest special edition stroller and our friends at Growing Your Baby have the scoop. Partnering with the Van Gogh Museum, bugaboo chose the artist’s famous Almond Blossom, which represents new life and new beginnings. The bold, dramatic brush strokes and colours that give van Gogh’s work a sense… Read More

Feeling down? 5 ways to feel your best during pregnancy

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Remember that old adage, “When you look good, you feel good?” Well, it’s both an apt statement and a tall order in the first months of pregnancy. In those beginning weeks, while you and your partner guard your little secret, you’re most likely keeping your news under wraps. You don’t have to tell us how… Read More

How to Buy a Jogging Stroller (VIDEO)

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Welcome to Part 5 of our Baby Gizmo video series “How to Buy a Stroller.” Today we are tackling the jogging stroller. Since you can’t just jog/run with any stroller because they aren’t all up to the task of hitting the payment at a fast pace, you’ll need to find a stroller that is built… Read More

10 Things You NEVER Say to a Mom with a Colicy Baby

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Having a child with colic is tough and tired business no matter what, but it’s unnecessary, cruel and unusual hell for first time mothers. We’re neurotic, worried, tired, possibly hurting because there are stitches in our VAGINAS (or perhaps a gaping hole in our stomachs), and we feel like we don’t know what in the… Read More

30 Things to Do Before Baby Arrives

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I’ve hit the third trimester craziness. This includes: thoroughly stuffed to starving vibrantly happy to woefully sad bursts of energy to falling asleep on the couch periods of insane productivity to absolute laziness in minutes.   But never mind all that, there’s still plenty to do to prepare for Baby! And there are lots of… Read More

Burley Solstice Jogging Stroller Review (VIDEO)

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Burley has been known as one of the leaders in bicycle trailers for the past 30 years. While their trailers can convert to jogging strollers, this is the first official “jogging stroller” that Burley is debuting and Baby Gizmo has the scoop! Meet the Burley Solstice. We are super impressed with the design, construction and… Read More

Baby Gizmo Parenting Tip – Playard Bassinets

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I think I’ve mentioned this before, but if not, we are trying to get our YouTube Channel on a schedule. Just like normal programming, we want you to know what days we will be posting the videos that you are most interested in. Maybe you just want to see our baby gear reviews and parenting… Read More

New Baby Gear to Look Forward to in 2015

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2015 is going to be another big year for baby gear. New strollers, car seats, play yards and other gear to help you along in this crazy world we call parenting. Today we have picked many of our favorite products that we are looking forward to launching this year. We even have a bunch of… Read More

Baby Cargo Fiona Bag Video Spotlight + Giveaway

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners Tia Pruett and her friend Angelica Dimeo (Don’t forget to enter the GIVEAWAY at the bottom of the post! It’s a Win one for you AND your friend PARTY!) Thanks so much to Baby Cargo for sponsoring this giveaway.  Diaper bags are a new mom’s “it” accessory. Most moms happily… Read More

12 Weeks of Holidays ~ Bringing Baby Home ~ Week Seven GIVEAWAY

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This week we are giving you EVERYTHING you need for bringing baby home with our friends at Club MomMe. From car seats and a stroller, to organic and non-toxic baby care products, swaddles, an adorable baby hooded bath towel, humidifer and nursing shawl. Whoa, that was a mouthful! The PRIZES: Safety 1st onBoard 35 Air+… Read More

7 Things No-one Tells You About Having a C-Section

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Coming up is an important milestone for me, which will mark three months to the date that I went through two life-changing events: 1) on 16 July 2014 I was blessed with a daughter, Baby K; and 2) I had a cesarean. I have to differentiate between the two things and treat them as if… Read More

How to Make an Emergency Car Kit for Baby

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Have you ever run out of your house and forgotten the diaper bag only to remember it when you need it the most? No? You will. We hope you don’t but it is almost like a rite of passage for a parent and it happens to some of us more than once. When you are… Read More

Do You Know If Your Baby Is Safe? (VIDEO)

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This post is sponsored. Thanks for supporting Baby Gizmo.   Having a baby is an amazing experience that comes with cuddles, memories and a ton of baby stuff! There are strollers, cribs, car seats, playards, playmats, entertainers, carriers and the list goes on and on. It seems like from the time you see those two… Read More

Halloween Costumes For Baby

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Halloween is fast approaching, and it’s time to start thinking of costumes! We’ve got babies on the brain, so we’ve rounded up some of the cutest Halloween costumes for your little ones! Gnome Costume From Target- $35.99 How about this adorable little garden gnome!? This is a unisex costume and comes at a great price! Peacock Costume… Read More

Fisher Price SpaceSaver Jumperoo Sneak Peek (VIDEO)

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The Fisher-Price Jumperoo has been popular with the baby crowd for years, but was typically a space hog for parents. Stocked with songs, lights and toys, the Jumperoo engages baby’s motor skills, visual and auditory senses, while letting them bounce until their baby heart’s content. All that awesomeness came in a big, hard-to-hide-away package…until now!… Read More

Fisher Price Woodland Friends Cradle ‘n Swing (VIDEO)

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It’s all about owls and foxes and other woodland friends for Fisher-Price in 2015! The Fisher-Price Woodland Friends Cradle ‘n Swing  will have the same two swing motions to help soothe baby that we love: you can choose to either rock baby side-to-side like a cradle or swing backwards and forwards, but this model will… Read More

Fisher Price Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yard (VIDEO)

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Fisher-Price is going to have a big year in 2015 and one of the first products in January, is the Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yard! Weighing in at half the weight (approx 16 lbs) of other playards, this one is perfect for travel. Don’t worry, it’s not a bare bones playard because it comes… Read More

Baby Gizmo Baby Proofing Tips (VIDEO)

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Since September is Baby Safety Awareness Month, we thought this was a perfect opportunity to re-visit ways to keep our babies and toddlers safe in our own home. A baby proofing plan is very important to have in place before your little one can even crawl off the play blanket. In this Baby Gizmo video,… Read More